* * * * * * *
* * * * *
* * American Guild of Organists, Seattle Chapter * *
* * Listen to David Lines play Appassionata for Organ * *E-mail Webmaster@agoseattle.com * *
* * * * * * *
* *
American Guild of Organist - Seattle Chapter *
Calendar of Events for the Seattle Chapter *
Contacts at the Seattle Chapter of the American Guild of Organists *
Membership information for the American Guild of Organists *
Positions available within the Seattle Chapter *
Compensation in the Church
Organist resources *
Photo Gallery
Stoplists *
Organs and related items for sale *
Portative Organ
Scholarships and Grants
Composition Contest
*

Upcoming Events

Tuesday April 4, 12:10 pm Noontime recital by Carol Banach on the Marceau organ at Trinity Parish, 609 Eighth Ave, Seattle 98104. Donation at door.

Friday, April 7, 7:30 pm Organ and Voice concert at Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle $15-25 Intimate Baroque, ensemble of singers and instrumentalists, offers a cycle of seven short Lenten cantatas. Madeline Bersamina and Rebekah Gilmore, soprano; Josh Haberman, countertenor; David Hendrix, tenor; Gabe Lewis-O’Connor, bass. Ingrid Matthews and Brandon Vance, violin; Laurie Wells, viola; Joanna Blendulf, gamba, Page Smith-Bilski, cello and Les Martin, continuo organ. Cathedral organist Michael Kleinschmidt, will perform organ works of Buxtehude to frame this extraordinary Lenten meditation.

Palm Sunday April 9, 2:00 pm Messiah Sing-Along (Easter Portion) at St. John United Lutheran. 5515 Phinney Ave N. Seattle, 98103. Proceeds benefit SHARE services for the homeless.

Sunday April 9, 3:00 pm Curt Sather in concert on the Fritts organ, Lagerquist Hall, Pacific Lutheran Univ, Tacoma. Sather is currently Interim Organist & Choirmaster at St. John's Episcopal Church, Olympia. Tickets: $15 General Admission, $10 Senior Citizens and Students,

Palm Sunday April 9, 5:00 pm Choral event: a new setting of the Seven Last Words by Michael Trotta for chamber ensemble and choir. Led by Michael Monnikendam, St. Stephen’s Episcopal, 4805 NE 45th St, Seattle, 98105

Palm Sunday April 9, 7:30 pm Pergolesi Stabat Mater with Soprano: Madeline Bersamina, Mezzo Soprano: Erin Calata and Organist: Matthew Samelak at the Willis organ. St. Joseph Church 732 18th Ave E, Seattle, 98112, Free-will offering.

Monday April 10, 7:30 pm Christian Wilson in concert on the Watjen concert organ built by Fisk. Mr. Wilson is known for unorthodox programing. Benaroya Hall, Seattle. $21 to $32.

Friday, April 21, 12:10 p.m. Christopher Holman plays the Brombaugh organ at Christ Church 310 North K Street, Tacoma. Mr. Holman is Music Associate and Organist at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Houston, Texas. Donation at the door

Friday April 28, 2017, 7:30 pm Organ concert by Vincent Dubois on the combined organs by Rosales and Hutchings/Votey at St. James Cathedral, 804 Ninth Ave, Seattle, 98104. $15 suggested donation. Dubois is the newly-appointed co-titular organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Paris.

Saturday April 29, 10 am to 12 noon Organ Master Class given by Vincent Dubois on the Fisk organ at Plymouth Church UCC, Seattle. Open event for those wishing to observe; no charge. Dubois is the newly-appointed co-titular organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Paris.

Tuesday May 2, 12:10 pm Noontime recital on the Marceau organ at Trinity Parish by Samuel Libra, featuring works of Bach, Grigny, Mendelssohn, and Rheinberger, 609 Eighth Ave, Seattle 98104. Donation at door.

Friday May 5, 2017, 7:30 pm All Bach Concert on the Flentrop Organ: Bálint Karosi, organist Mr. Karosi is First Prize Winner of the Leipzig International J. S. Bach Competition. Active as a composer and clarinetist, in addition to serving as Cantor and Organist of Saint Peter's Lutheran Church, New York City, Mr. Karosi brings unusually well-rounded musicianship to his Bach playing. $20/$15 suggested donation. St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle

Sunday May 7, 3:00 pm All Mozart recital by Naomi Shiga and Jonathan Wohlers joined by string players. Using the Fritts organ at St. Andrew’s Episcopal, 7410 S 12th St, Tacoma, WA 98465.

Saturday May 13, 10 am to 12 noon Young Organists Concert on the three manual Wicks organ, substantially rebuilt by Bond Organ Builders with a new console and many new ranks of pipes. University Congregational UCC Seattle. This event will also include the Seattle chapter’s annual free used music exchange. Open event, no charge.

Sunday May 21, 5:00 pm Duruflé’s Requiem, Messe “Cum Jubilo” and solo organ works performed by the Epiphany Choir, orchestra and organist Joseph Adam. Epiphany Parish 1805 38th Ave, Seattle, 98122

Sunday May 21, 2017, 7:00 pm Organ recital by Dr. Aaron David Miller joined by clarinetist Julie Buetow. Works of J.S. Bach, and A.D. Miller on the Pasi organ at Trinity Lutheran Church of Lynnwood. 6215 196th St SW, Lynnwood, WA 98036. Donation at door. The concert will include a commissioned work which the Seattle AGO chapter helped to underwrite with SPAC funds.

Monday May 22, 7:30 pm David Briggs in concert on the Watjen concert organ built by Fisk. Benaroya Hall, Seattle. $21 to $32.

* *
* * * * * * *